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    AYER NEWS
    Save the Date!

    Ayer Library and ArtsNashoba plan community Yuletide celebration
    Vendors, exhibitors and presenters sought for regional holiday event. AYER -- Ayer Library, in partnership with ArtsNashoba, will be hosting a community Yuletide Celebration on Dec. Full Story
    PEPPERELL NEWS
    Got junk?

    PEPPERELL -- The transfer station wants your junk. Trash, plastic, paper -- they will take it all, everything except hazardous waste. Full Story
    GROTON NEWS
    An evening to remember

    Honoring the concept of peace: 'Peace is the place where your soul sings'
    BOSTON -- Reflected in the towering windows of Smith Hall at the JFK Museum and Library, the 10-foot by 12-foot pages of the Big Book: Pages for Peace, were turned one at a time by Groton-Dunstable students and members of the Bookmakers and Dreamers Club for arriving guests to view. Full Story
    TOWNSEND NEWS
    School committee trained on do's and don'ts

    TOWNSEND -- School committees set policies and have fiduciary responsibilities. The superintendent is the chief executive officer, responsible for carrying out the policies and running the district. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (NASHOBA PUBLISHING/ED NISER)
    Heartbreak strikes again for Groton-Dunstable

    FINAL: Algonquin 27, Groton-Dunstable 24
    NORTHBORO - Groton-Dunstable tied its game against Algonquin 24-24 with 44 seconds remaining on an 18-yard field goal from Eric Yanchenko. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    This week at the Senior Center...

    FLU Clinic tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 21, from 9-11a.m. No need to sign up, just come. Nashoba Nursing will be administering the shots, and will need you to bring your Medicare/Insurance card (s). Full Story
    LIFESTYLES
    Tordella, EMIT pushing for prison reform

    Sen. James Eldridge pushing for expanse of restorative justice program
    AYER -- Susan Tordella has spent a good amount of time volunteering in prison. But when she read Michelle Alexander's book about mass incarceration, she said, she became an activist. Full Story
    Convicted murderer sues state over prison porn ban

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights. Full Story
    Smithsonian aims to raise $1.5B to improve museums

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian Institution has embarked on a major campaign to raise $1.5 billion and increase private support for the world's largest museum and research complex to fund programs in history, science, art and culture. Full Story